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Gus's Hot Dog King

10725 Jefferson Ave, Newport News, VA 23601-2713
+1 757-595-1630
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good22%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
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“cheese fries” (5 reviews)
“chilli” (16 reviews)
“chili dog” (6 reviews)
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American, Fast food
10725 Jefferson Ave, Newport News, VA 23601-2713
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Try to go once a week for a delicious hot dog with mustard, onion, chili and coleslaw! Slaw gives it a little sweetness with the other toppings. Been serving hot dogs in same location for about 45 years! Everyone working there offers great service with...More

Thank Greenakrz
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Great little stop for chili cheese foot longs and cheese fries. So good! We stopped in right at lunch time and they were slam packed. The lady at the counter was so sweet and kind even while taking a long line of orders, answering the...More

Thank FeedMeSeymour84
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Been eating at HDK for most of my life. A foot long with cheese and cheese fries is my go to. Love the BBQ as well!

Thank Bryan C
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

In business since 4/1972 so they must be doing it right. Good food, reasonable prices and great staff. Don't forget to take a picture with The Hot Dog statue.

Thank DougandMeg
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped in on the way home after vacation at the beach. Give it a try if you're looking for cheap eats in a relaxed atmosphere. Within the family, our orders ranged from chili dogs, burgers, onion rings, fries, chili cheese fries, and pineapple upside down...More

Thank cjason13
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

If your in the mood for a hot dog, don't miss the hot dog king. Best chili and cheese dog in the world. Relaxed atmosphere. Easy dress code and priced reasonable. Homemade deserts if wanted. Best cheese fries in town. Enjoy

Thank nancycT8525TN
Reviewed 31 October 2016

A little hole in the wall restaurant that specializes in hot dogs, very friendly people and great hot dogs and chili. The have been around for 40+ years and once you eat there you will know why. The menu is on the back wall and...More

Thank Green T
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Foot long chili cheese dog with cheese fries has been my order for many many years. I could eat it everyday. Their hot dogs are cooked differently but so good! Their buns are warm and make the dog taste even better. The chili is meat...More

1  Thank Shea-la G
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Had a quick bite with grandchildren. They loved the chili dogs .fries OK. Lots of choices for hot dogs and polish sausage. OK for a quick lunch or dinner

Thank Cowolyn
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Quite simply... one of the best places for lunch around. Always quick service and high quality food.

Thank skysail
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10725 Jefferson Ave, Newport News, VA 23601-2713
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Newport News
  • Phone Number: +1 757-595-1630
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